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National Summary


Rain will clear the southeast and there'll be sunny spells and scattered showers through the evening.


Clear spells and showers overnight tonight, the showers most frequent in the north and west of the country. Lowest temperatures 10 to 12 degrees.


Tomorrow, Saturday, will once again be a day of sunshine and showers. Highest temperatures will be between 15 and 19 degrees and winds will be moderate southwesterly.


Saturday night will be mainly dry in Leinster and much of Munster. A band of heavy or prolonged showers will move down over Ulster, Connacht and west Munster. Lowest temperatures of 9 to 11 degrees. On Sunday morning, heavy showers in the west and north will extend eastwards and will become widespread in the afternoon. A few may be thundery. They'll continue into the night but will become more isolated. Highest temperatures of 15 to 19 degrees with moderate southwest breezes. Monday will bring a mix of sunshine and showers to most areas. Some will be heavy. Highest temperatures of 15 to 19 degrees with mostly light southwest breezes. Tuesday will be similar with a mix of sunshine and showers. Highest temperatures of 16 to 19 degrees with light southwest breezes. Wednesday will be a wet, blustery day with heavy rain spreading northeastwards to all areas early in the day. It will clear slowly to the northeast on Wednesday night, with showers following. Highest temperatures of 14 to 17 degrees with fresh south to southeast winds. The rest of next week will continue unsettled with heavy showers or longer spells of rain much of the time.

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Coastal Reports

Malin Head Automatic

Southwest, 18 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 996, Steady

Dublin Airport

Southwest, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 24 Miles, 999, Falling slowly

Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W

West-Southwest, 15 Knots, Wave ht: 2.3 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1001, Falling slowly

Roches Point Automatic

Northwest, 12 Knots, Fair, 18 Miles, 1001, Steady

Sherkin Island Automatic

West, 17 Knots, Fair, 13 Miles, 1004, Rising slowly

Valentia Automatic

West, 14 Knots, Fair, 9 Miles, 1003, Rising slowly

Mace Head Automatic

West-Southwest, 21 Knots, Cloudy, 7 Miles, 1000, Steady

Belmullet Automatic

West-Southwest, 22 Knots, Cloudy, 9 Miles, 998, Steady

Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W

South, 11 Knots, Wave ht: 1.3 m, 999, Falling slowly

Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W

Report not available

Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W

West-Southwest, 20 Knots, Wave height not available, 995, Steady

Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W

West, 22 Knots, Wave ht: 3.1 m, 1001, Rising slowly

Sea Area Forecast

Sea Area Forecast untill 0500 Tuesday 20 June 2017 Issued at 0500 Monday 19 June 2017

Meteorological Situation at 0300: An anticyclone of 1024hPa extends across Britain and Ireland as a weak cold front remains slow-moving off the Donegal coast.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Fair Head to Carnsore Point to Valentia and the Irish Sea

Wind: East or variable force 2 to 4, becoming northerly this evening and tonight.

Weather: Fair

Visibility: Good

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Valentia to Rossan Point to Fair Head

Wind: Northerly force 2 to 4, becoming north to northeast force 4 to 5 later today and overnight.

Weather: Fair

Visibility: Good

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0500 Wednesday 21 June 2017: Moderate to fresh east to northeast winds during Tuesday.

Weather Warnings

Small Craft Warning

Southwest winds will reach force 6 on Irish coasts from Mizen Head to Erris Head to Fair Head.

Blight Warning

Weather conducive to the spread of potato blight will be prevalent today, this weekend and much of the first week of August.